Red Eremophila

(Emu Bush)

 

Eremophila maculate v. brevifolia

 

Myoporaceae

 

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Form: Shrub
Seasonality
: Evergreen

Size: 3 ft tall by 6 ft wide
Leaves
: Small, medium green, lance shaped
Flowers
: 1-2 inch red tubes, pink, orange and yellow varieties also available
Fruit
: Seed
Stems/Trunks
: Dense growth but may become leggy
Range/Origin
: Australia
Hardiness
: Sunset Zones 8, 9, 13-24, 25o F

Comments: No thorns

 

CULTURAL REQUIREMENTS:

         Exposure: Full sun

         Water: Moderate

         Soil: Most, well drained soils

        Propagation: Cuttings

         Maintenance: Minimal

 

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